2017       Innovators and Trailblazers Scholar, Graduate Mentoring Center for Indiana University (Indiana University)                                                                     2017       Fellow, University of Texas System Academy of Distinguished Teachers                                                                                                                             2016       Fred Williams African American Studies Visiting Research Scholar,  (University of Texas at San Antonio)                                                                         2014       Public Voices/Op-Ed Project Fellow, 2014-2015  (University of Texas at Austin)
2014       Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award (University of Texas at Austin)
2013       Faculty of the Year, Black Faculty and Staff Association (University of Texas at Austin)
2013       Fellow, Chair in African and African Diaspora Studies, 2013-2014 (University of Texas at Austin)
2013       Fellow, Louise Spence Griffeth Fellowship for Excellence, 2013-2014 (University of Texas at Austin)
2013       Authors with Most Publications in Ethnic Minority Psychology, 2003-2009  Hartmann et al., 2013, (article published)
2012       Fellow, Elizabeth Glenadine Gibb Teaching Fellowship in Education, 2012-2013 (University of Texas at Austin)    
2012       College Research Fellowship, University of Texas at Austin
2011        Faculty Teaching Award, John Warfield Center for African and African American Studies, University of Texas at Austin
2011        Fellow, American Psychological Association, Division 17 (Society of Counseling Psychology, American Psychological Association)
2011        Fellow, American Psychological Association, Division 45 (Society for the  Psychological Study of Ethnic Minority  Issues, American Psychological                          Association)
2011        Fellow, Cissy McDaniel Parker Fellow Fund in Education, 2011-2012 (University of Texas at Austin)
2010       Charles and Shirley Thomas Award for mentoring, education, and training of ethnic minority students,  Division 45 (Society for Psychological Study of                   Ethnic Minority Issues, American Psychological Association)
2010        Top 20 Contributors to the Journal of Counseling Psychology, 1999-2009  (Buboltz et al., 2010) (article published)
2008       Top 10 Contributors to Multicultural Psychology Journals, 1994-2007 (Lau et al., 2008) (article published)
2008       Faculty of the Year, Black Faculty and Staff Association (University of Texas at Austin)
2008       Awardee “10 Rising Stars in the Academy”, Diverse Issues In Higher Education, (Formerly Black Issues In Higher Education)
2007       Scholarship Award, Association of Black Psychologists
2007       College of Education High Flyer Award for Teaching Excellence (University of Missouri at Columbia)
2006       College of Education High Flyer Award for Teaching Excellence (University of Missouri at Columbia)
2005       College of Education High Flyer Award for Teaching  Excellence (University of Missouri at Columbia)
2004       Emerging Scholars Award, Division 45 (Society for the Psychological Study of Ethnic Minority Issues, American Psychological Association)